Ornette Coleman

Not in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Eligible since: 1983 (The 1984 Induction Ceremony)

Previously Considered? No  what's this?

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Will Ornette Coleman be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame?
"Musical excellence is the essential qualification for induction."


4 comments so far (post your own)

No, but one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century.

Posted by Chalkie on Tuesday, 11.23.10 @ 08:11am

I retract that statement, he would be an excellent Early Infuence inductee.

Posted by Chalkie on Thursday, 12.16.10 @ 19:48pm

They already inducted some token jazzers so they don't need Ornette. Which says nothing about his importance.

Posted by Robert on Tuesday, 11.15.11 @ 09:50am


Posted by Roy on Thursday, 06.11.15 @ 23:23pm

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